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Entrance Vatican Museums, St. Peter's Basilica and Sistine Chapel tour

Journey to the Capital of the Catholic World, Vatican museum tickets allow you to discover the history, mystery and masterpieces of this little powerful town-state in the cen

Highlights

  • Skip the line Vatican museum tickets
  • Visit the Vatican covering all the major highlights of the museums led by an art-history-expert professional guide
  • Discover Michelangelo's masterpieces in this world-renowned chapel
  • Only in English for the highest quality

Departure

MON, TUE, THU, FRI, SAT at 3:30 PM

DURATION

Approx. 3 hours

period

APRIL to OCTOBER

language

English

Description

A special, carefully designed and well-planned tour including Vatican museum tickets and the privilege of the access to the Vatican Museums! Let us lead you behind the doors of Catholicism, Vatican museum tickets in hand, with the comfort of a very small group tour (max 14 people) and offer you the rare chance to walk inside one of the most famous museums in the world. A privileged experience, including Vatican museum tickets for a journey through mesmerizing history, breathtaking masterpieces and mysticism led by our expert in art and religion.

Being the burial place of St Peter Rome, the Vatican has always been considered a holy city – a second Jerusalem, but besides that the museum is a treasure chest of masterpieces: the astonishing gallery of statues, the fascinating gallery of maps, the gallery of tapestries and Raphael's rooms. During your visit to the Vatican Museums you will have the opportunity to learn about the great artists who helped embellish one of the most fascinating sovereign states in the world.

Then prepare yourselves for a Stendhal syndrome effect: this Vatican tour allow you to enter the Sistine chapel and lift your head up to the the very probably most famous and most admired ceiling in the world. Lose yourself in the “last judgment”, the seemingly never-ending fresco magnificently adorned by Michelangelo’s life-like, potent figures of Adam, God and Saints, and try to spot the artist’s self portrait on the torso of Saint Peter!

Here the conclaves of cardinals have come together periodically, throughout the centuries, to elect a new pope, and Pope John Paul II called it the “Holy Spirit’s place of action”.

Such a journey can end only with yet another special final visit: the inside of St. Peter’s basilica. Admire the incredible mosaics, Michelangelo’s Pietà, and Bernini’s Baldachin in all of their glory, close your eyes and take a deep breath: you are in the center of the most powerful religious power of history, surrounded by masterpiece.
A truly special experience, Vatican museum tickets in hand… enjoy a visit to cherish forever.

 

PLEASE NOTE: in order to purchase the Vatican tickets, we kindly need to receive in advance the names of all participants (accordingly to the ID card).

Inclusions

  • Walking tour
  • Licensed English-speaking guide
  • Skip the line tickets to the Vatican Museums

Meeting Point

VATICAN MUSEUMS, entrance viale Vaticano, meet our tour leader in front of the statue of Raphael and Michelangelo - SEE ON MAP

Notes

IMPORTANT We inform all our guests that from August 06th 2021 every European Community citizens must show the Green Pass, as well as a document of recognition at the entrance of the main Italian monuments and museums as well as every indoor bar and restaurant

For guests arriving from outside Europe it will be required:

  1. a document of recognition
  2. a proof of Covid vaccination, or the negative result of the Covid test 48 hrs prior the museum entrance.

Those who do not possess the above mentioned documents will NOT be able to enter. No exceptions or refund will be made.

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.

Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.

 

Rain Policy

The tour runs rain or shine.

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